Description: This ‘Upload Media’ tutorial covers:
Finding ‘Upload New Media’
Accessing the media editor
TeacherTube Classrooms offers a simple drag-and-drop Media Uploader with multi-file selection for adding files to the ‘Media Library’ quickly and efficiently. To open the ‘Upload New Media’ screen hover over ‘Media’ in the sidebar of the Dashboard and click ‘Add New’.
You can ‘Upload New Media’ by dropping a file where it says ‘Drop Files Here’. Clicking ‘Select Files’ opens a desktop file browser for searching and uploading files from your computer. When a file is added a progress bar will appear. When the upload is complete a link to access the media editor will appear letting you know your files are ready for use.
If your browser is having trouble connecting with the TeacherTube Classrooms uploader you can switch to the built-in file uploader by clicking the ‘browser uploader’ link.
Description: This ‘Add New Page’ tutorial covers:
Creating a new page
Adding page content
The ‘Preview’ page tool
Publishing a page
Because of how ‘Pages’ are structured, they are most often used to show content that doesn’t change very often. To access the ‘Add New Page’ screen, from the dashboard hover over ‘Pages’ and click ‘Add New’.
In the first text field give your page a title. Pressing the tab key will move the cursor into the text editor for adding and editing content to the body of your new page within your TeacherTube Classroom.
If you would like to save the content of your new page without making it live on your site click the ‘Save Draft’ button in the ‘Publish’ module. Clicking ‘Preview’ will let you see what your new page will look like when published. If your are satisfied with your new page click ‘Publish’ and the content will be added to your classroom.
Description: This ‘Add New Post’ tutorial covers:
Finding the ‘Add New Post’ screen
An overview of post creation
Formatting and structure options
Posts were uniquely designed to keep a steady flow of new content on your site while maintaining organization. To create a new post hover over ‘Posts’ in your dashboard and click ‘Add New’. The first text field on the ‘Add New Post’ screen is for creating a title.
The next box is for content creation. You can either type or copy-and-paste content prepared in another text editor. Above the text editor you will find a list of tools for formatting your text. To the right and below the text editor you will find modules for organization and further customization.
To save the content of your post without making it go live on your site click ‘Save Draft’ in the ‘Publish’ module. Clicking ‘Preview’ will let you see what your new post will look like when published. If your are ready to share your post with the world click ‘Publish’ and the content will be added to your site.
Keep fresh content moving in your Classroom by providing up to date messages to your students, parents and/or peers.